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flip-flop definition


  1. n.
    a reversal. : The president denied making a flip-flop. He said he simply forgot his earlier position.
  2. n.
    the return trip of a long journey. (Citizens band radio. See also flip side.) : Didn't we chat on the flip-flop last week?
  3. in.
    to change direction or intensity. : Jed flip-flopped twice in the evening, leaving us where we started.
  4. in.
    to waver in one's decisions. : Well, you just flip-flop all you want. I know what I want.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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